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Orkan

  
Or•kan      m   , -(e)s, -e  
a    hurricane  
der Sturm schwoll zum Orkan an      the storm increased to hurricane force  
b      (fig)   storm  
ein Orkan der Entrüstung brach los      a storm of indignation broke out  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
der Sturm schwoll zum Orkan an exp.
the storm increased to hurricane force

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a storm of indignation broke out
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"Orkan": examples and translations in context
Nach dem Orkan war ihr Haus zerstört. After the hurricane, their house was a wreck.
Es handelt sich beim Orkan Lothar jedoch nicht nur um ein baden-württembergisches Problem. However, Hurricane Lothar is not a problem specific to Baden-Württemberg.
Katalonien und das Königreich Spanien erleben seit einigen Tagen einen wahrhaften politischen Orkan. Catalonia and the Kingdom of Spain have been experiencing a real political storm in the last few days.
Seit über 48 Stunden tobt der Orkan. Storm's been hitting us hard now for 48 hours.
Nach dem Orkan war ihr Haus nur noch eine Ruine. After the hurricane, their house was a wreck.
Toms Haus wurde durch einen Orkan zerstört. Tom's house was destroyed by a hurricane.
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